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Trouble don't last

Author: Shelley Pearsall
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Samuel, an eleven-year-old Kentucky slave, and Harrison, the elderly slave who helped raise him, attempt to escape to Canada via the Underground Railroad.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pearsall, Shelley.
Trouble don't last.
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, ©2002
(OCoLC)734924015
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Shelley Pearsall
ISBN: 0375814906 9780375814907 0375914900 9780375914904
OCLC Number: 47183706
Awards: Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction.
Description: 237 pages : map ; 22 cm
Contents: Trouble --
The Broken Plate --
Harrison's Warning --
Old Master Hackler's Ghost --
Onions --
Still as a Tree --
Night Scare --
Spiders and Candles --
Two Fingers Gone --
River of Death --
Cornfield Bottoms --
The River Man --
Hetty Scott --
A Forest of Silence --
The Gray Yarn --
Widow Taylor --
Beneath Hay and Feed Sacks --
Our Poor Colored Brethren --
Laid to Rest --
Carryin On --
Ham, Eggs, and Miz Kettle --
A Stringer of Fish --
Green Murdock --
Ace of Spades --
Negro Hollow --
Red Stars in a White Sky --
Harrison's Secret --
Snow Coming --
Ordee Lee --
Going North --
Haste Will Be Your Undoing --
Keep Your Eye on the Sun.
Responsibility: Shelley Pearsall.
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Samuel, an eleven-year-old Kentucky slave, and Harrison, the elderly slave who helped raise him, attempt to escape to Canada via the Underground Railroad.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-08-25) Good Permalink

     A book that tells the journey of 11-year-old Samuel and an elderly slave named Harrison.  The two escape from a plantation in Kentucky and flee to Canada via the Underground Railroad.  The meets many interesting characters along the way, and learns about different...
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